Front cover image for The last generation : a history of a Chesapeake shipbuilding family

The last generation : a history of a Chesapeake shipbuilding family

Five generations of the Davis family were shipwrights on the Chesapeake Bay. John Davis, who was shipbuilding at St. Michaels in Talbot County, Maryland in 1800, is believed to be the first. The ship- building accomplishments of the Davis family are detailed through the time of Clarence Davis who died in 1936. Descendants and relatives lived in various locations on the Chesapeake Bay
Print Book, English, 1991
Calvert Marine Museum Press, Solomons, Md., 1991
History
xiii, 194 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
9780941647106, 0941647102
23692750